A landmark judgment paves the way for construction companies and confirms that contractors may claim payments exceeding the fixed remuneration for works performed by a different method also in “design and build” contracts.
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS won the first final and non-appealable judgment regarding stock exchange damage
In the judgment of 6 February 2019 the Court of Appeal in Warsaw dismissed the appeal against the judgment of the Regional Court in which the court awarded compensation to Exorigo-Upos sp. z o.o. – an IT company represented by JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS – for so called stock exchange damage.
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS advised Carservis S.A. – automotive company and one of the largest dealer groups in Poland
The National Appeals Chamber allowed the appeal lodged by the consortium of CNIM S.A., PORR S.A. and CNIM Poznań S.A. against contracting party’s decision regarding the selection of a contractor of the design and development of a waste incineration plant.
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS successfully represented an international manufacturer of specialised equipment which for many years had been in dispute over a distribution agreement. The arbitration proceedings involved many issues important from perspective of the civil law, and the claims were worth nearly 8 million dollars. The Arbitral Tribunal shared the argumentation brought forward by Więcej szczegółów
The case regarding development of the municipal waste treatment plant in Warsaw before the National Appeals Chamber – appeal filed by a Polish-French Consortium represented by Wojciech Merkwa, attorney of JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS.
Lawyers of JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS (JD&P) have won international commercial arbitration conducted under the ICC Rules in London.
The dispute was of highly complicated character. The dispute on facts was covered by as many as four different jurisdictions from three different continents.
The Arbitral Tribunal allowed pursued claims in full and agreed with the arguments brought Więcej szczegółów
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS obtains significant precedent judgement impacting the entire construction industry
With a judgement of 6 November 2017 the Court of Appeal in Warsaw adjudged a seven-digit amount to PORR – contractor of road and bridge construction works, represented by JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS (JD&P), from the State Treasury – General Directorate for National Roads and Highways (GDDKiA). The said amount was awarded on account of increase Więcej szczegółów
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS obtained a judgement awarding over PLN 11 million against GDDKiA for performance of works exceeding the contract scope
Dismissal of action for reimbursement of remuneration for use of real estate in order to obtain a building permit
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS’ representation resulted in dismissal of an action for reimbursement of remuneration for use of real estate in order to obtain a building permit. The action was brought by a real‑estate developer against a leading car dealer represented by lawyers of JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS.
The litigation was conducted before the Regional Court in Więcej szczegółów
Case won before the National Appeals Chamber: PORR S.A. will construct a section of the north west bypass of Płock
PORR S.A. and Płock City Council made an agreement on construction of a section of the north-west bypass of Płock. It would not be possible if PORR S.A. had not won the dispute before the National Appeals Chamber initiated by its competitor – Strabag Sp. z o.o. In the proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber, Więcej szczegółów
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS obtained a precedent judgment for one of the IT companies before a regional court.
On 16 May 2017 the Regional Court in Warsaw adjudged compensation of stock exchange damage (PLN 2.3 million plus interest) suffered by one of the IT companies, represented by JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS law firm. The case can Więcej szczegółów
At the beginning of 2017 five new lawyers joined the firm’s team. Magdalena Zasiewska (Head of Taxes) joined the Tax Team, the Litigation and Arbitration Team, headed by Prof Przemysław Drapała, has three new lawyers on board: Piotr Duma (Associate), Artur Krępa (Junior Associate) and Iwo Franaszczyk (Junior Associate), whereas Więcej szczegółów
JD&P successfully represented the contractor in the public procurement proceedings for Orientarium in ZOO in Łódź
Lawyers of JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS – Prof Przemysław Drapała (Partner) and Wojciech Merkwa (Senior Associate) – successfully represented the contractor – consortium of Mosty Łódź S.A. and SKB Development Sp. z o.o. – in the appeal proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber conducted in relation to the tender for designing and constructing Więcej szczegółów
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS has represented Alpine Bau Deutschland AG (in insolvency) during court proceedings, which have led last week to a settlement regarding the construction of the National Stadium in Warsaw. As a result of the settlement the contractors, the State Treasury, NCSR and the insurance company Zurich Insurance have withdrawn their mutual claims Więcej szczegółów
Construction of a huge shopping gallery in Poznań – JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS participates in another project for Eiffage
JARA DRAPAŁA & PARTNERS provided legal advice to Eiffage – the general contractor of the shopping gallery Posnania in Poznań – on one of the largest trade investments in Central Europe in 2016. The opening of the shopping gallery took place on 19 October 2016. The value of the construction investment amounts to approx. EUR Więcej szczegółów
We advised Eiffage Immobilier Polska on establishing a company Quadrat Postępu with real-estate developer Avestus Real Estate, assisted by a legal firm of legal counsel Andrzej Lulka from Warsaw. Eiffage Immobilier Polska was represented by Maciej Chrzan (Partner), Michał Urbański (Senior Associate) and Dorota Dąbrowska (tax advisor).